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Living Wage. Along with the minimum wage the Committee on Fair Wages has given the concept of living wage which has been defined as follows: "A living wage is one which should enable the earner to provide for himself and his family not only the bare essentials of food, clothing and shelter but a measure of frugal comfort including education for his children, protection against ill-health
The concept of independent living as espoused by the independent living movement is rights-based and is a natural evolution of the social model of disability, which draws a distinction between a ' impairment, a personal attribute of body or mind, and disability, a consequence of living in a society that does not
Piaget (1929), while revealing the development of the living things concept in children's mind, found that children consider everything having any activity or function as living things at first (age of 3-7) and later every moving thing as living things (age of 7-8).
Health is, therefore, seen as a resource for everyday life, not the objective of living. Health is a positive concept emphasizing social and personal resources, as well as physical capacities. Therefore, health promotion is not just the responsibility of the health sector, but goes beyond healthy life-styles to well-being.
Thus Living Well means redesigning urban and non-urban living environments, the restitution of the local, regional and national communal goods, and a quick transition towards renewable energy at a small scale, that must be oriented to the locality and also owned by the local community, without hampering the natural balance, and including wind, solar, small scale hydro and wave, local biofuels.